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Putin will take an Unprecedented Decision after his Inauguration

Following his inauguration on May 7, the head of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, will adopt an unprecedented decision, said the newspaper Moskovski Komsomolets quoted Focus.

World » Russia | April 24, 2018, Tuesday // 10:52 | Viewed: 4098

EU Regulator Investigates Alitalia State Loan

ATW - The European Commission (EC) has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether Italy’s €900 million ($1.

World » EU | April 24, 2018, Tuesday // 10:21 | Viewed: 2317

Population Depletion Threatens the Economies of Eastern Europe

Nine of the countries that are at serious risk of losing a large proportion of their population over the coming decades are from Eastern Europe, whose younger generations have moved to the West to find a job.

World | April 23, 2018, Monday // 15:10 | Viewed: 1743

20 Killed, 40 Wounded in Air Raid on Yemen Wedding

At least 20 people were killed and 40 others wounded in an air raid on a wedding party in Yemen, rescue teams told AFP on Monday (Apr 23).

World | April 23, 2018, Monday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1615

Erdoğan's Call For Peace a Positive Step, Greece Says

 Greece on Sunday said it considers the President's call for peace a positive step, Daily Sabahreported.

World » Southeast Europe | April 23, 2018, Monday // 10:09 | Viewed: 2232

Inspectors From OPCW have Samples From Douma

 A team of inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) visited a site in Douma, Syria on Saturday to collect samples as it tries to determine whether such weapons were used there on April 7, the agency said, cited by Re

World | April 22, 2018, Sunday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1665

Kosovo Ready for Council of Europe Membership Bid

Kosovo has made all necessary preparations to bid for Council of Europe (CoE) membership however the Government officials give no date when the application will be submitted, writes Gazeta Express.

World » Southeast Europe | April 22, 2018, Sunday // 11:22 | Viewed: 3833

Pyongyang Pledges to Halt Nuclear and Longer-range Missile Tests

Japan Times - North Korea announced Saturday that it had suspended nuclear and longer-range missile tests and shut down its main nuclear test site as the sanctions-hit country seeks to shift its focus to shoring up its moribund economy, state media said,

World | April 21, 2018, Saturday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1740

'Russian Elon Musk' Raped and Tortured to Death in Custody

A broken spine, signs of electric torture, asphyxiation, knife wounds and rape – these were just a few of the grim and unexpected findings of an official medical report into the death of a Russian inventor in pretrial custody.

World | April 20, 2018, Friday // 15:11 | Viewed: 6046

Bashar Assad Returns Legion d’honneur to France

Syria has returned the prestigious Legion d’honneur that was presented to its president Bashar al-Assad by France, saying would not wear the award of a “slave country” to the US.

World | April 20, 2018, Friday // 14:47 | Viewed: 1759

North and South Korea Open Hotline Between Leaders

 The two Koreas opened a hotline between their leaders Friday, Seoul's presidential office said, a week before a summit between North Korea's Kim Jong Un and the South's President Moon Jae-in in the Demilitarized Zone, AFP reports.

World | April 20, 2018, Friday // 14:10 | Viewed: 1528

The King of Swaziland Renames the Country 'the Kingdom of eSwatini'

At first glance eSwatini reads like the name of a Silicon Valley start-up company.

World | April 20, 2018, Friday // 10:48 | Viewed: 3262

Syrians in Turkey Continue to Return Home

At least 9,880 Syrians in Turkey have returned to their country through the Cilvegozu border gate in Turkey's southern Hatay province in last three-and-a-half months, Turkish officials said, reported Anadolu AgencyThe officials who spoke on condition of a

World » Southeast Europe | April 20, 2018, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2446

Majority of Germans Want More Protection From Globalization

57 percent of the people in Germany want the government to put more effort into protecting the country’s economy from foreign competitors, according to a new study, The Local reports.

World » EU | April 20, 2018, Friday // 10:41 | Viewed: 2341

EU Clears Landmark Trade Agreement with Japan

Cheaper Japanese cars and European cheese are on the way as the EU’s trade agreement after the European Commission announced on April 18 that it had cleared the way for an Economic Partnership Agreement with Tokyo, New Europe reports.

World » EU | April 20, 2018, Friday // 10:36 | Viewed: 2624

Brussels Bans the Broadcast of World Cup Football Matches in the Center of the City

No big screens will go up in public places in Brussels-Ixelles for Football World Cup 2018, but football lovers will be able to see the Red Devils in action on giant screens in Molenbeek and Jette.

World » EU | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 16:55 | Viewed: 2760

Kosovo Moves to Establish Army Bypassing Serb veto

Kosovo Government is planning to establish the Army through changes that would broaden the responsibilities of the existing Kosovo Security Force (KSF) as one of the modalities to bypass a Serb veto.

World » Southeast Europe | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 16:51 | Viewed: 2492

The EC Offers Mandatory Fingerprints in ID Cards

The European Commission proposes to make the fingerprints obligatory in the identity cards of EU citizens as the next measure in the fight against counterfeiting of documents, Emil Radev, MEP, told BNR.

World » EU | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 15:13 | Viewed: 2414

Merkel, Macron Meet to Plot Euro Zone Reform Road Map

The leaders of Germany and France meet on Thursday to try to work out a common position on reforming the euro zone, a sensitive issue that is testing the new government in Berlin just a month after it took office, Reuters reports.

World » EU | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2082

Americans Waste 150,000 Tons of Food per Day

AFP - Americans waste nearly 150,000 tons of food per day, amounting to about one pound (422 grams) per person, and fruits and vegetables are mostly what gets tossed, said a study Wednesday.

World | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1363

Saudi Cinema Launch Ends Decades-old Ban, Public Screenings Start Friday

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia launched its first commercial movie theater on Wednesday, ending a nearly 40-year ban on cinemas under a push by the crown prince to modernize the deeply conservative Muslim kingdom.

World | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1211
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